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by laneman25
Sun Apr 05, 2015 6:30 am
Forum: Coleman Service & Repair
Topic: Furnace sequencer keeps failing
Replies: 1
Views: 5278

Furnace sequencer keeps failing

I have a Coleman electric furnace model 3400A816. The sequencer for the heating elements fails about every year, last one only lasted 5 months. It's scary because when it fails the heating elements stay on with no fan running. It gets very hot. I noticed it gets damp from the AC running so that's pr...
by laneman25
Thu Dec 05, 2013 11:09 pm
Forum: Coleman Service & Repair
Topic: 3400A816 fan won't start
Replies: 1
Views: 4270

Re: 3400A816 fan won't start

Well no one replied, but it was a bad sequencer. Replaced it with a White Rogers 3 pole and it works great.
by laneman25
Wed Nov 27, 2013 6:22 pm
Forum: Coleman Service & Repair
Topic: 3400A816 fan won't start
Replies: 1
Views: 4270

3400A816 fan won't start

Coleman electric furnace, turned on heat and elements began to glow. Fan did not turn on even after 30 or 40 seconds, so I pulled disconnect. Sequencer was replaced about 2 years ago (it actually caught the wiring on fire when it failed). The last AC repair guy installed a Zettler 4 pole sequencer #...
by laneman25
Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: All Other HVAC Questions
Topic: Wall heater vent through ceiling
Replies: 1
Views: 2052

Wall heater vent through ceiling

I have a metal roof with 2x4 rafters, no attic. There is rock wool insulation plus a layer of batt insulation covered with think plastic sheet. I installed a wall heater with a 4 inch B-vent through the roof. I'm concerned about the plastic film getting too hot in the small space above the ceiling. ...
by laneman25
Tue Jun 21, 2011 5:48 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: How do I replace belly fabric?
Replies: 1
Views: 1115

How do I replace belly fabric?

I need to repair some major tears in the road barrier/belly pan, then re-insulate. There are so many tears I think it all needs to be redone. Should I leave the existing fabric in place and just recover over it? I don't want to jack up the home to slip the fabric over the I-beams, was hoping to just...